In partnership with the International Downtown Association, we're seeding 6 #CreativePlacemaking projects across the US - working with Downtown NHV, Downtown OKC, Inc., Downtown Santa Ana, Downtown Tempe - Mill Avenue & Lake Districts, Downtown Chandler & Downtown Memphis, Tennessee. More: http://springboardexchange.org/guide-for-business-districts/
We love cross-sector collaborations! @artsmia is offering $25,000 to an idea art & technology at the MIA! #ARTtech15 new.artsmia.org/art-tech-award/
We have some staffing news to share! Molly Chase, our Managing Director, has decided to leave her staff position at Springboard at the end of July. We are sad about this, but very grateful for the incredible impact Molly has had on the organization and all of the ways she has helped us fulfill our mission and culture. We are also very excited for what comes next for her with consulting work, directing and performing improv, and her wedding. Thank you Molly!
With this transition, Operations Manager John Bell has accepted a new position at as Business Manager. He will take on additional leadership responsibilities with the Incubator program, and with accounting and HR needs. Director of Movement Building Carl Atiya Swanson has accepted a new position as Associate Director. He will take on additional leadership responsibilities with the board, strategy work, development and budgets. We are thrilled to have both Carl and John contributing and using their skills in new ways at Springboard for the Arts!
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